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These are some news and articles of the BETD Media Fellows

By Chris Turner

The sun rises behind power lines in Frankfurt. Germany’s ‘Energiewende,’ or ‘energy transition,’ has given new life to solar and other renewable power sources.

Sub-Sahara stands to benefit from the energy transition – African Union

By Sharon Tshipa

Session ‘Geopolitics In The Age Of Renewable Energy’ beim Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2019. Copyright: BETD/photothek/Florian Gaertner

Karbon salınımı tarihi zirveye ulaştı (Der Kohlenstoffausstoß hat seinen Höhepunkt erreicht)

Ebru Sengul

5. Berlin Enerji Dönüşüm Diyaloğu Konferansı bir çok ülkeden 45 bakan ve 2 bin katılımcıyı bir araya getirdi. Uluslararası Enerji Ajansı (IEA) Başkanı Dr. Fatih Birol, enerji üretimi, talep miktarı ve enerji kaynakları hakkında bilgiler verdiği konferansta küresel karbon salınımının 2018’de tarihi bir noktaya ulaştığını söyledi.

Germany inspired imperative for global energy transition

By Sharon Tshipa

To meet the goals of the UN Paris Agreement, decision makers from across the world have gathered in Berlin, Germany to identify best practices necessary for an efficient, rapid energy transition from fossil fuels like coal to renewable energy.

5. Berlin Enerji Dönüşüm Diyaloğu Konferansi (5. Berliner Konferenz für Energiewende-Dialog)

By Ebru Sengul

Enerji ve Tabii Kaynaklar Bakan Yardımcısı Alparslan Bayraktar:- ‘Türkiye, enerji piyasası dönüşümündeki, benim Dönüşüm 1.0 olarak adlandırdığım, ilk aşamayı tamamladı’- ‘Enerji altyapımıza büyük önem veriyoruz. Hem gaz hem de elektrik sektöründe iletim ve dağıtım tarafında şebekemizi daha dirençli ve güvenli yapabilmek için kayda değer yatırımlar gerçekleştiriyoruz. Özellikle doğal gaz alanınd

Le Maroc lorgne les IDE allemands en énergies renouvelables

By Mehdi Jaouhari / La Vie éco

Developed countries’ hypocrisy in Climate Change narrative exposedy

By Sharon Tshipa / Botswana Guardian

Four reasons Botswana needs to prioritise the energy transition

By Sharon Tshipa

Pressure is mounting on Botswana to move towards sustainable energy

Renovables, electrificación y eficiencia integran la ecuación ideal para lograr una transición energética

By Michelle Soto Mendez

Michelle Soto / LatinClima
Actualmente se están haciendo pruebas y estudios para evaluar el potencial que tienen los vehículos eléctricos como fuente de energía estacionaria. Según Dolf Gielen, director del Centro de Innovación y Tecnología de IRENA, los carros tienen el potencial de ser “baterías sobre ruedas”.
Uso con crédito de autor institucional

La geopolítica de las energías renovables

By Rodrigo Jiménez Silva

Una colaboración del Programa de Jóvenes del Comexi / CAMIPE

Sororidad impulsa transición energética en Centroamérica

By Michelle Soto Mendez

Michelle Soto / LatinClima
Miembros de la Red Centroamericana de Mujeres en Energía que participaron de las actividades del Diálogo de Berlín sobre Transición Energética o BETD.
Uso con crédito de autor personal e institucional

¿Qué impide que las mujeres incursionen en el sector energético?

My Michelle Soto Mendez

BETD 2019
En el marco del Diálogo de Berlín sobre Transición Energética o BETD, se realizó un Almuerzo de Mujeres en Energía que pretendía propiciar y fortalecer lazos entre las diferentes redes que están trabajando en pro de una mayor presencia y participación de féminas en la transición energética.
Uso con crédito de autor personal e institucional

Turkey set to invest $11B in energy efficiency

By Ebru Şengül

Country also hopes to cutmarc primary energy consumption 14%, says deputy energy and natural resources minister

Berlín: balance de la Cumbre de Transición Energética en Hoy Nos Toca a las Siete

By Tais Gadea Lara

Four reasons why Botswana should prioritise the energy transition

By Sharon Tshipa

Session ‘Coal Exit Strategies’ beim Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue 2019. Copyright: BETD/photothek/Florian Gaertner

Episodio 1: La transición energética en América Latina

By Rodrigo Jiménez Silva, Tais Gadea Lara, Julio Batista Rodriguez, Michelle Soto Mendez

Episodio 2: El viaje alrededor del mundo. Humano + inteligencia artificial + vehículo eléctrico

By Rodrigo Jiménez Silva, Tais Gadea Lara, Julio Batista Rodriguez, Michelle Soto Mendez

Early shift to clean energy will save costs, expert says

By Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman

An early energy transition from dirty to clean sources will save a lot of money that will be spent in the future to provide compensation during a transition phase in which coal companies will suffer losses, an energy expert from Germany has said

Exclusive: Jordan eyes oil shale production by 2022, energy minister says

By Jennifer Gnana

Jordan’s energy ministry plans to invite investors to build a new refinery at its Red Sea port of Aqaba that will use Iraqi crude as feedstock. Alamy Stock Photo

Berlin energy transition dialogue calls for strong leadership in addressing climate change

By Sharon Tshipa

Ministers and delegates from across the world at the Dialgue

Transición energética: todo el debate de Berlín en Hoy Nos Toca a las Siete

By Tais Gadea Lara

Renewables, electrification can reduce 75% of emissions

By Ebru Şengül

IRENA’s new report finds every dollar spent on energy transition will pay off by up to seven times

Cumbre de Transición Energética en Berlín: repasamos las metas en Hoy Nos Toca a las Siete

By Tais Gadea Lara

Elemental power is fuelling a new world order

By Sipho Kings

Sun-kissed: Solar panels on the roof of the Social Democratic Party headquarters in Berlin, Germany. The country has become a global leader in the energy sector. (Rolf Schulten/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

SUSTENTABLES | Los autos eléctricos llegarán, pero las ciudades serán para las personas

By Tais Gadea Lara

Ilustración: Pablo Domrose

BETD 2019, un encuentro internacional desde el corazón de Berlin

By Rodrigo Jimenez Silva

Internationale Energiewende-Konferenz, © dpa

Morocco to attract $30bn in energy investments by 2030

By Jennifer Gnana

North African state will launch a tender for $4.5bn LNG plant to diversify its energy mix

Renewables way to gain energy independence, German minister says

Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas opens the fifth Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue in Berlin on April 9. (Courtesy of BETD/photothek/Florian Gaertner)

Women across the world strive to lead the energy transition

By Sharon Tshipa

With 60 percent women speakers, the 2019 Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue also attracted hundreds of other women from across the globe with daring endeavours to take a lead in the universal energy revolution.

No plan as coal jobs go extinct

By Sipho Kings

Coalface: Countries around the world are finding ways to assist coal workers transition into other jobs. South Africa’s gocernment and unions haven’t come up with a plan. (Vincent Mundy/Getty Images)

Turkey and Germany to boost renewable cooperation

By Ebru Şengül

Turkey and Germany to boost renewable cooperation
Four Turkey-Germany working groups to include private sector and other stakeholders set up for energy collaboration

Germany pushes for int. energy transition cooperation

By Ebru Sengul

Climate change does not stop at borders nor does energy transition, Germany’s foreign minister says

Iraq views Siemens’ plan for its power sector favourably

By Jennifer Gnana

Baghdad has been courting US and German energy companies to rebuild its utilities sector
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